Tokyo Sumo morning practice tour
Cultural itineraries

Tokyo Sumo morning practice tour

Free cancellation
Language: English , Japanese
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 2 hours
Do this because
  • Witness a traditional Japanese sport
  • Gain in-depth knowledge of this majestic martial art
  • See Sumo wrestlers train up close!
What to expect

The day of a Sumo-wrestler is a heavy one! They wake up really early on a day to day basis and start their intense training! These highly ranked fighters normally start their training at 8 am.
Getting a seat next to the at a Sumo match is very difficult, but the good thing about this tour is that you get to watch their training up close! A local tour guide will take you to the "World of Sumo", where you'll discover everything there is to know about these respectful wrestlers and their customs. Please feel free to ask any questions during the tour! The more curious you are, the better.

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What's included
  • Entrance fee of Sumo practice
  • Local guide
What's not included
  • Tips (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
Where

Sumida City, Tokyo, Japan

Meeting point:

Please meet at the Ryogoku JR Station East Exit.

What to remember
  • As Sumo stables have the right to adjust their schedule at a last-minute based due to tournament schedule and wrestlers’ condition, please note that there is a possibility that your booking can be canceled. In that case, you will be fully refunded.
  • Sumo stables decide if the audiences are allowed to take the photos of sumo wrestlers or the photos with sumo wrestlers
  • Please be aware that guests may have to sit on the floor as most of the stables do not usually offer chairs
  • Infants must sit on your lap
  • This experience is not wheelchair accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • This experience has a maximum of 6 participants
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems and heart problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant women
  • You must be 18 to participate in this tour
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When
  • Daily
  • This tour begins at 7.30 am or 8.15 am
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Provider
MagicalTrip Inc.
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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